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Little Libraries

There are 282 "Little Libraries" within 25 miles.

Local venues

Laurel Book Store (0.0 miles)
1423 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94612
475 14th Street, 9th Floor, Oakland, CA 94612
401 15th Street, Oakland, CA 94612
410 13th Strett, Oakland, CA 94612
1301 Clay Street, Suite 400S, Oakland, CA 94612
Bibliomania (0.2 miles)
1816 Telegraph Avenue, Oakland, CA 94612
388 9th Street, Suite 190, Oakland, CA 94607
659 14th Street, Oakland, CA 94612
721 Washington Street, Oakland, CA 94607
125 14th Street, Oakland, CA 94612
2201 Broadway, Suite LL2, Oakland, CA 94612-3031
1000 Oak Street, Oakland, CA 94607
Dan F. Webb Books (0.6 miles)
15 Grand Ave, Oakland, CA 94612
Lake Merritt Lodge (0.7 miles)
2332 Harrison St, Oakland, CA 94612
900 Fallon St, Oakland, CA 94607
1801 Adeline St, Oakland, CA 94607
400 Hawthorne Avenue, Oakland, CA 94609
550 El Embarcadero, Oakland, CA 94610
Walden Pond Books (1.4 miles)
3316 Grand Avenue, Oakland, CA 94610
1005 Atlantic Avenue, Alameda, CA 94501
Marcus Books (1.7 miles)
3900 Martin Luther King Jr Way, Oakland, CA 94609
3941 Piedmont Ave, Oakland, CA 94611
Calvello Books (1.7 miles)
3941 Piedmont Avenue, Oakland, CA 94611
4014 Piedmont Ave, Oakland, CA 94611
Issues (1.8 miles)
20 Glen Ave, Oakland, CA 94611

Local events

Sep
27
Author talk with Melanie Gideon
Oakland Public Library - Montclair Branch, Tuesday, September 27 at 6:30pm
Melanie Gideon, author of "Wife 22," will be discussing her latest book, "Valley of the Moon" - a captivating novel about a love that transcends time, set in Sonoma. (montclairfriends)
Sep
28
Banned Books Week - Movie Night
Join us for Banned Books Week as we show the movie:
The Witches (1990) Rated PG, 91 minutes
Roald Dahl's book is frequently on the 100 most challenged/banned books list.  
 
Contact: Reference Desk (510) 526-3720 with questions.
Location: ALBANY BRANCH - Get Directions
Location: Edith Stone Room (added from Eventkeeper)
Sep
29
Musical Storytime
Musical Storytime
All Thursdays
September 8, September 15, September 22, September 29
October 6, October 13, October 20
TWO SESSIONS
10:00 am & 10:45 am
Musical Storytime is a fun interactive experience with stories and music.
Designed for Children 0 - 5 years
No Registration. Class size is limited.  First Come, First Served
Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult at all times
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Sep
29
Toddler Time
Alameda County Library - Fremont Main Library Branch, Thursday, September 29 at 11:30am
Toddler Time!
NO REGISTRATION REQUIREDfor this six-week series. The San Lorenzo Library Toddler Time program is for children ages 18-36 months and is held on Thursdays from 10:30 - 11:30 a.m. This fun introduction to books, songs and games for our youngest Library patrons is also an opportunity for the parent to make new friends and socialize.
The first half hour is a parent/child participation lap program, and the second half is a free play period when adults can visit, play and observe.
 
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Sep
29
Musical Storytime
Musical Storytime
All Thursdays
September 8, September 15, September 22, September 29
October 6, October 13, October 20
TWO SESSIONS
10:00 am & 10:45 am
Musical Storytime is a fun interactive experience with stories and music.
Designed for Children 0 - 5 years
No Registration. Class size is limited.  First Come, First Served
Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult at all times
  (added from Eventkeeper)
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Sep
29
Playtime
PLAYTIME
All Thursdays
Sept 8 thru Oct 20
Join us after Musical Storytime for Playtime.
Meet other families and make a friend!
Designed for Children 0 - 5 years
No Registration.  Class size is limited.  First Come, First Served
Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult at all times
  (added from Eventkeeper)
Sep
29
Paws to Read
Come read stories to a friendly dog. Books & pillows provided. Sign up at Children’s Desk the day of the event. Our dog is a registered, "Good Citizen!"
Contact: Reference Desk (510) 526-3720 with questions.
Come read stories to a friendly dog. Books & pillows provided. Sign up at Children’s Desk the day of the event. Our dog is a registered, "Good Citizen!"
Contact: Reference Desk (510) 526-3720 with questions. (added from Eventkeeper)
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Oct
11
Sophie Littlefield
Books Inc. in Opera Plaza, Tuesday, October 11 at 2pm
Sophie Littlefield grew up in rural Missouri and attended college in Indiana. She worked in technology before having children, and was lucky enough to stay home with them while they were growing up. She writes novels for kids and adults, and lives in Northern California. Visit her online at www.SophieLittlefield.com. (added from Simon & Schuster)
Oct
15
FOML Fall Book Sale
Oakland Public Library - Montclair Branch, Saturday, October 15 at 10:30am
You’ll find great deals on adult's and children's books all day (most items priced at $2 or less), plus fill-a-bag discounts from 2-3pm. All proceeds directly benefit the Montclair Branch of the Oakland Public Library. 10:30am-3pm. (montclairfriends)
Oct
16
Hua Hsu, A Floating Chinaman: Fantasy and Failure across the Pacific
Diesel, A Bookstore in Oakland, Sunday, October 16 at 3pm
Hua Hsu, A floating Chinaman: Fantasy and Failure across the Pacific

In conversation with Jeff Chang, Executive Director of Stanford’s Institute for Diversity in the Arts, Diesel Bookstore Oakland (added from Harvard University Press)
Oct
18
Oakland Knows Jack (London): White Fang Book Discussion
Oakland Public Library - Montclair Branch, Tuesday, October 18 at 6:30pm
Join us for a One City, One Book discussion of Jack London’s White Fang with London scholar Floyd Salas. 6:30-8pm. (montclairfriends)
Oct
27
NCIBA Fall Discovery Show
South San Francisco Conference Center, Thursday, October 27 at unknown time
IPG will be attending the NCIBA Fall Discovery Show in San Francisco, California on October 27 - 28, 2016. Booth TBA
To learn more about this event, visit http://www.nciba.com/fall-discovery-show.html (added from Independent Publishers Group)
Nov
18
Maria Duenas
Book Passage, Friday, November 18 at 7pm
María Dueñas, the author of the New York Times bestselling novel The Time in Between, holds a PhD in English Philology and is currently a professor at the University of Murcia. She has also taught at American universities, is the author of several academic articles, and has participated in various educational, cultural, and editorial projects. (added from Simon & Schuster)
Nov
20
Chloe Benjamin
Mrs. Dalloway's, Sunday, November 20 at 7:30pm
Chloe Benjamin is a graduate of Vassar College and the University of Wisconsin-Madison, where she received her MFA in fiction. She is a recipient of the Sally Mead Hands Award for fiction writing and the Dorothy D. Bailey Summer Prize Fellowship, and her work has appeared in PANK, The Washington Independent Review of Books, The Laurel Review, Pebble Lake Review, Tar River Poetry, Whiskey Island, Verse Wisconsin, and Devil’s Lake, among others. She has taught creative writing and freshmen composition at UW-Madison and Edgewood College. She lives in Madison, Wisconsin, where she works for a nonprofit, runs a writing workshop for preteen girls, and writes in the hours in between. (added from Simon & Schuster)… (more)
Dec
6
Anthony Marra - The Tsar of Love and Techno
Oakland Public Library - Montclair Branch, Tuesday, December 6 at 6:30pm
Anthony Marra, author of the award-winning novel, A Constellation of Vital Phenomena, will discuss his latest title, The Tsar of Love and Techno.

Alex Halberstadt in his New York Times Book Review called it "Audacious...brilliant...nearly Tolstoyan...ambitious and fearless."

Copies of Marra's work will be available for purchase and signing courtesy of A Great Good Place for Books. (montclairfriends)… (more)
Feb
12
Mehrsa Baradaran, How the Other Half Banks: Exclusion, Exploitation, and the Threat to Democracy
The Green Arcade, Sunday, February 12, 2017 at 7pm
Mehrsa Baradaran, How the Other Half Banks: Exclusion, Exploitation, and the Threat to Democracy

Speaking and signing, The Green Arcade (added from Harvard University Press)
Feb
13
Mehrsa Baradaran, How the Other Half Banks: Exclusion, Exploitation, and the Threat to Democracy
Laurel Book Store, Monday, February 13, 2017 at 6pm
Mehrsa Baradaran, How the Other Half Banks: Exclusion, Exploitation, and the Threat to Democracy

Reading, speaking, and signing, Laurel Book Store (added from Harvard University Press)
Mar
15
Allyson Hobbs, A Chosen Exile: A History of Racial Passing in American Life
Kepler's Books, Wednesday, March 15, 2017 at 7:30pm
Allyson Hobbs, A chosen exile: A History of Racial Passing in American Life

Conversation with Helena Brantley (signing to follow), Kepler’s Books (added from Harvard University Press)
Mar
17
Iris Bohnet, What Works: Gender Equality by Design
Mechanic's Institute Library & Chess Room, Friday, March 17, 2017 at 6pm
Iris Bohnet, What Works: Gender Equality by Design

Speaking and signing, Mechanics Institute Library (added from Harvard University Press)
Apr
6
A. A. Long, Greek Models of Mind and Self
Townsend Center for the Humanities, Thursday, April 6, 2017 at 1pm
A. A. Long, Greek models of mind and self

Speaking and discussion, Doreen B. Townsend Center for the Humanities at the University of California, Berkeley (added from Harvard University Press)
Apr
14
Judith Butler, Notes Toward a Performative Theory of Assembly
University Press Books, Friday, April 14, 2017 at 7pm
Judith Butler, Notes toward a performative theory of assembly

Speaking at University Press Books (added from Harvard University Press)
May
4
Viet Thanh Nguyen, Nothing Ever Dies: Vietnam and the Memory of War
City Lights Books, Thursday, May 4, 2017 at 7pm
Viet Thanh Nguyen, Nothing Ever Dies: Vietnam and the Memory of War

In conversation with Maxine Hong Kingston, City Lights Bookstore (added from Harvard University Press)
Jun
20
Hua Hsu, A Floating Chinaman: Fantasy and Failure across the Pacific
Green Apple Books on the Park, Tuesday, June 20, 2017 at 7:30pm
Hua Hsu, A floating Chinaman: Fantasy and Failure across the Pacific

Speaking and signing, Green Apple Books on the Park (added from Harvard University Press)
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